Derm In-Review

It’s Pop Quiz Friday 7/6! Let’s see if you get it right!
NS Pop Quiz Friday 14
by Next Steps In Derm Team on
This patient is not a candidate for systemic therapy and declines surgical treatment. Which of the following injectable agents is an oncolytic virus that is FDA-approved for inoperable disease? A) Talimogene laherparepvec (T-VEC) B) Interleukin-2 C) GM-CSF D) Rose bengal E) bacille Calmette-Guerin (BCG) To find out the correct answer and …
It’s Pop Quiz Friday 6/29! Let’s see if you get it right!
FridayPopQuiz_13
by NEXT STEPS IN DERM TEAM on
Which dermoscopic features are illustrated here? A) Reticular pattern and milky-red globules B) Atypical pigment network & blue-white veil C) Globular pattern & radial streaks D) Homogenous pattern & pseudopoding E) Starburst pattern & regression To find out the correct answer and read the explanation, click here. …
It’s Pop Quiz Friday 6/22! Let’s see if you get it right!
Pop Quiz Friday #12
by Next Steps In Derm Team on
What is the next step when seeing this patient? A) No further work up needed B) Endoscopy to look for vascular malformations w/ potential GI bleeding C) Careful follow up to monitor for malignant transformation, including possible imaging and biopsy in the future. To find out the correct answer and read the explanation, click here. Question pro …
ANA Boards Fodder
by Angelo Landriscina, MD on
Connective tissue diseases are a boards favorite, and lab interpretation, including identifying ANA patterns from photos, are fair game.  I’ve put together the following table of ANA patterns as well as their associated disease states and autoantibodies for easy memorization (and easy points!). Image sources: Centromere: https://www.researchgate.net/figure/Centromere-staining_fig9_452 …
It’s Pop Quiz Friday 6/15! Let’s see if you get it right!
Next Steps in Derm Pop Quiz Friday #11
by Next Steps In Derm Team on
Histology of these lesions in a patient with sarcoidosis would most likely show: A) Granulomatous inflammation B) Lobular panniculitis C) Necrotizing vasculitis D) Septal panniculitis E) Thrombophlebitis To find out the correct answer and read the explanation, click here. Question provided by Dr. Adam Friedman Brought to you by our brand partne …